Meeting the demands of your professional life is a challenge, as is juggling those of work and personal life. We have developed resources to help you meet them successfully as well as approaches to address any difficulties. To further assist you, we are also accessible via social media. Please connect with us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
Parent and Family Resources
Mount Sinai offers child care resources, lactation rooms, and workshops for parents. Postdocs can also find a wide range of family friendly activities and discounted tickets through the Recreation Office. Please see: http://icahn.mssm.edu/about-us/services-and-resources/parent-and-family-resources
Mount Sinai Parent (MSP) provides staff with a forum to obtain support, education, and additional resources as they relate to being a working parent, as well as opportunities to network with fellow moms and dads. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Postdoc Alumni Group
The Postdoctoral Chapter of the ISMMS Alumni provides advice to postdoctoral researchers on career development, brings together scientists working in academia and the life science industries, and encourages and facilitates collaboration.
Trainee Health and Wellness (THAW)
THAW is a team of graduate students and postdoctoral fellows who address the wellness needs of the graduate trainees community. THAW seeks to identify gaps and barriers, advocate for change, and develop and implement programs and resources to enhance the wellbeing of our community. More information can be found at THAW. Please join in on THAW events and if you want to get involved in planning and implementing activities, reach out to us at email@example.com.
The ISMMS Postdoc Periodical is a monthly publication assembled by Mount Sinai postdocs and the Postdoc Executive Committee. It features interviews, articles on research or cultural events, and whatever else our contributing editors want to share! It's a great opportunity to get non-academic writing and editing experience. If you would like to join the Periodical as a contributing editor or have an idea for an article, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org